The Section 5310 Program provides funding to help improve mobility for seniors and individuals with disabilities by removing barriers to transportation services and expanding the available transportation mobility options.
The program provides grant funds for capital and operating expenses to eligible sub-recipients for:
For a more detailed list of eligible activities, see Section 5310 Program Management Plan.
Note: Under Section 5310, Eligible Activities are broken down by the FTA into two categories: Traditional Section 5310 Projects and Other Section 5310 Projects. Traditional Section 5310 Projects for the PPUATS UZA are programmed by the state through IDOT’s CVP program. TCRPC only programs Other Section 5310 Projects, activities that were eligible under the New Freedom program (Section 5317) which was rolled into Section 5310 under MAP-21.
The FTA lists the following entities as eligible sub-recipients of Section 5310 funds: